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Facilities at the Saphir include a reception (where high chairs and cots may be hired – included – subject to availability – pre-book), covered car park (one free space included per apartment), ski lockers and free WiFi. The residence is south-west/south-east facing and affords superb views of the surrounding mountains.
Please note that we have not yet been able to inspect these apartments, as the residence was not completed at the time of our visit. We were, however, impressed with the location and know the high standards employed from similar residences.
Le Saphir apartment was beautiful and had everything we needed and more. Stunning views from balcony and 2 minutes from lifts and ski school meeting point.
All apartments are spacious, very comfortable and tastefully decorated in contemporary style with a few Alpine touches; all have an open-plan kitchen with ceramic hob, fridge, oven, microwave, dishwasher, coffee maker, toaster, kettle, raclette set; living area with dining area, satellite TV and double sofa bed; bathroom; separate wc; balcony or terrace.
1 bedroom cabin apartment c.40-52m2, sleeping 4-6: bedroom with a double bed; cabin bedroom with bunk beds
2 bedroom apartment sleeping c.70m2, 4-6: bedroom with double bed, bedroom with 2 single bed, additional shower room and additional wc
2 bedroom cabin apartment c.54-70m2, sleeping 6-8: 2 bedrooms each with a double bed; cabin bedroom with bunk beds; additional shower room and additional wc
2 bedroom cabin duplex apartment c.78m2, sleeping 6-8: 2 bedrooms each with a double bed; cabin bedroom with bunk beds; additional shower room and additional wc; split level apartment
Prices per accommodation including Eurotunnel crossing for a standard car on a self-catered basis, in £'s
Fully equipped apartment; bed linen (beds made on arrival except sofa bed in lounge), towels, end of stay cleaning (except kitchen and washing up); WiFi; cleaning kit; one covered parking space per apartment (to be pre-booked); baby equipment (to be pre-booked).
Pet (50€/week/pet); cautionary deposit 600€ (by credit card), tourist tax to be paid on arrival: approx €2.53pp/day (for all guests from 18 years old).
Price is unless specified, per accommodation, per week, in £s Sterling, including a Standard Eurotunnel crossing from Folkestone to Calais with a car with Free FlexiPlus upgrade on selected dates on a self-catering basis. A supplement will apply for travel on certain peak dates. Other routes and operators available (including P&O routes from Hull to Rotterdam plus Brittany Ferries route from Portsmouth to Caen). Accommodation only deduct £250.
*Free upgrade to FlexiPlus on Eurotunnel
** Free upgrade to FlexiPlus on Eurotunnel. A travel supplement of £15 each way per car applies (02/04, 09/04)
*** Upgrade to FlexiPlus with Eurotunnel for £109 per car each way (19/02)
**** Upgrade to FlexiPlus with Eurotunnel for £148 per car each way (12/02)
The 3* residence La Cascade in Vaujany enjoys an ideal location: a short walk from the centre of the resort for non-skiers and après-ski, it is also perfect for ski enthusiasts as it is just at the foot of the cable car giving access to the whole ski domain.
This new south-facing residence is made up of apartments in traditional chalet style buildings and is approximately 300m from the nearest cable car.
This 3* residence, built for winter 2015-16, enjoys a quiet, convenient location towards the top of the resort, just 500m from the Alpette cable car.
Situated in the heart of the village within the pedestrianised area, restaurants and shops, the 2* residence Le Dome des Rousses in Vaujany is also just 350m from the main cable car. The pedestrian escalator links the cable car station to the top of the village, stopping close to Le Dome des Rousses.